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Projected to generate 3.2 million new jobs through 2018, health care is one of the few industries flourishing in today's economy. In addition, health-care careers often pay well, provide job security, and can be obtained through many training and education pathways.
Top 100 Health-Care Careers helps people explore this booming industry and pinpoint the best occupations for them. It provides a detailed overview of 100 health-care jobs and includes information about educational requirements, earnings, advancement, certification, and outlook. This extensive reference also features a directory of thousands of training and education programs; guidance on common admissions tests; information on financial aid; job search tips; and sample resumes and cover letters. There's even a self-assessment that connects readers to health-care careers that coordinate with their interests and abilities.
This edition includes updated statistics, an expanded list of schools offering health-care programs, new careers, and substantial advice to help applicants gain admission to the school of their choice.